Program Outline
Timing used is Central European Summer Time (CEST) that is UTC/GMT +2 hours

Wednesday, October 21

9:15 – 9:30 – Opening conference

Chaired by: Solange Ghernaouti & Abdelmalek Benzekri, general Chairs

9:30 – 10:20 – Technical session #1

Chaired by: Nazih Salhab, Gustave Eiffel University, France

A Policy-based Interaction Protocol between Software Defined Security Controller and Virtual Security Functions
Sara Farahmandian & Doan B. Hoang, University of Technology Sydney Sydney, Australia

Using Probabilistic Availability Measures for Predicting Targeted Attacks on Network Nodes
Michał Pio ́ro, Mariusz Mycek & Artur Tomaszewski, Warsaw University of Technology , Poland

10:20 – 10:50 – Break
10:50 – 12:05 – Technical session #2

Chaired by: Nazih Salhab, Gustave Eiffel University, France

Detecting Abnormal DNS Traffic Using Unsupervised Machine Learning
Quynh Thi Nguyen (University Paul Sabatier & MODIS, France); Romain Laborde and Abdelmalek Benzekri (Université Paul Sabatier, France); Bruno Quhen (MODIS, France)

EagerNet: Early Predictions of Neural Networks for Computationally Efficient Intrusion Detection
Fares Meghdouri, Maximilian Bachl and Tanja Zseby (TU Wien, Austria)

Unsupervised Machine Learning Techniques for Network Intrusion Detection on Modern Data
Miel Verkerken, Laurens D’hooge and Tim Wauters (Ghent University – imec, Belgium); Bruno Volckaert (Ghent University-imec & IBBT, Belgium); Filip De Turck (Ghent University – imec, Belgium)

12:05 – 13:30 – Break
13:30 – 14:30 – Keynote #1: Digital Responsibility in Action
Speaker : Jean-Henry Morin, University of Geneva, Switzerland
14:30 – 15:00 – Break
15:00 – 16:05 – Technical session #3

Chaired by: Michal Pioro, Warsaw University of Technology, Poland

Activation of LoRaWAN End Devices by Using Public Key Cryptography
Fredrik Marlind and Ismail Butun (Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden)

Cloud Assisted Privacy Preserving Using Homomorphic Encryption
Khalil Hariss (Saint Joseph University of Beirut, Lebanon); Maroun Chamoun (Université Saint Joseph, Lebanon); Abed Ellatif Samhat (Lebanese University, Lebanon)

A Decentralized Resource Discovery Using Attribute Based Encryption for Internet of Things
Mohammed B. M. Kamel (Hochschule Furtwangen University, Germany & Eotvos Lorand University, Hungary); Yuping Yan (Eotvos Lorand University, Hungary); Peter Ligeti (Eotvos Lorand University of Sciences, Hungary); Christoph Reich (HS Furtwangen, Germany)

16:05 – End of the first day

Thursday, October 22

10:00 – 10:45 – Tutorial : Security of Cyber Physical Systems: Trends and challenges (Part I )

Speaker: Sokratis K. Katsikas, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway

Chaired by: Romain Laborde , IRIT, U. Paul Sabatier, France

10:45 – 11:15 Break
11:15 – 12:00 – Tutorial Part II
12:00 – 13:30 – Break
13:30 – 14:30 – Keynote #2: On the Utility of SwissCovid
Speaker : Serge Vaudenay, Director of Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland

Chaired by: Solange Ghernaouti, UNIL, Switzerland

14:30 – 15:00 – Break
15:00 – 15:40 – Technical session #4

Chaired by: Léonore Cellier, UNIL, Switzerland

Simplified Method for Fast and Efficient Incident Detection in Industrial Networks
Karel Kuchar, Radek Fujdiak, Petr Blazek, Zdenek Martinasek and Eva Holasova (Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic)

On Darknet HoneyBots
Joanna Moubarak (Potech Labs, Lebanon); Carole Bassil (Lebanese University, Lebanon)

15:40 – 16:10 – Break
16:10 – 17:25 – Technical session #5

Chaired by: Solange Ghernaouti, UNIL, Switzerland

A Comparative Performance Study of Cryptographic Algorithms for Connected Vehicles
Abdessamad Fazzat (Télécom Paris & Thales, France); Rida Khatoun (Telecom ParisTech, France); Houda Labiod (TELECOM ParisTech (ex: ENST), France)

Message Fabrication Detection Model Based on Reactive Protocols in VANET
Fadlallah Chbib (UTT, France); Walid Fahs (IUL University, Lebanon); Jamal Haydar (IUL, Lebanon); Lyes Khoukhi (ENSICAEN, Normandie University, GREYC CNRS Lab., France); Rida Khatoun (Telecom ParisTech, France)

Privacy-Preserving Authentication Framework for UAS Traffic Management Systems
Anas Alsoliman (University of California, Irvine, USA); Abdulrahman Bin Rabiah (University of California, Riverside, USA); Marco Levorato (University of California, Irvine, USA)

17:25 – End of the second day

Friday, October 23

10:00 – 11:05 – Technical session #6

Chaired by: Rida Khatoun, Telecom ParisTech, France

Safe Traffic Adaptation Model in Wireless Mesh Networks
Lyes Khoukhi (ENSICAEN, Normandie University, GREYC CNRS Lab., France); Rida Khatoun(Telecom ParisTech, France)

Blockgraph: A Blockchain for Mobile Ad Hoc Networks
David Cordova Morales (LIP6, France); Alexandre Laube (Université Pierre et Marie Curie, France); Thi Mai Trang Nguyen (Sorbonne Université & LIP6, France); Guy Pujolle (Green Communications, France)

Specific Anomaly Detection Method in Wireless Communication Networks
Eva Holasova, Radek Fujdiak and Karel Kuchar (Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic)

11:05 – 11:35 – Break
11:35 – 12:35 – Keynote #3 New security paradigms for IoT : Remote attestation, Dynamic PUF, TLS1.3, Secure Elements. A blockchain use case
Speaker: Pascal Urien, Telecom ParisTech, France
12:35 – 12:45 – Closing conference

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  • Important dates

    • Paper Submission Due
      July 26, 2020 (Extended)
    • Paper Review Feedback
      September 17, 2020
    • Final Papers Due
      October 6, 2020
    • Conference Date
      October 21 – 23, 2020
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